What can bring library metadata to the web ? Trust, links and love.

Raphaëlle Lapôtre

French national Library

data.bnf.fr

Attention economy

Limited human watch

Limitless source of information

Recommendation systems

Faceted classifications

Two kinds of economic philosophy...

Two ways of expressing value in information

Data modelling

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Date (2K)

Place (117K)

Author (2M)

Concept (188K)

Work (263K)

Archives et Manuscrits

Library of Congress

VIAF

Dbpedia

Wikidata

The good news...

...is that you can reuse our metadata.

...The question is, why would you want to use library metadata ?

Institutional weight

Validation process

Benchmarking

One use case : Named Entity Recognition

Classification

"[Jim]Person bought 300 shares of [Acme Corp.]Organization in [2006]Time"

Linking

<ENTITY url="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael_I._Jordan">
 Michael Jordan </ENTITY> is a professor at  
<ENTITY url="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/University_of_California,_Berkeley"> 
Berkeley </ENTITY>

And may be... recommendation !

Trust, links and love...

Thank you for your attention !

criteo 2016

By Raphaëlle Lapôtre

criteo 2016

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